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discussing Capitalism, International Politics, and Finance.


Available July 2012
Going South: Why Britain will have a Third World Economy by 2014
Larry Elliott and Dan Atkinson
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Capitalism

A Structural Genocide

In the wake of the global financial crisis, and savage government cuts across the world, Garry Leech addresses a pressing topic: the nature of contemporary...

Garry Leech

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Palgrave Macmillan

The Decline and Fall of Europe

IS EUROPE DOOMED? What if it fell apart? What if the Eurozone crisis was just the beginning of what's in store for Europe? What if there were other destructive...

Francesco M. Bongiovanni

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Banks of all sorts are troubled institutions. The cost of public bail-outs associated with the subprime crisis in the United States alone may be as high as $2...

"...Banks of all sorts are troubled institutions. The cost of public bail-outs associated with the subprime crisis in the United States alone may be as high as..."

By Timothy J. J. Sinclair and Lena Rethel

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The Euro Crisis

The International Papers in Political Economy (IPPE) series explores the latest developments in political economy. This eighth volume focuses on the financial...

"...The International Papers in Political Economy (IPPE) series explores the latest developments in political economy. This eighth volume focuses on the financial.... The International Papers in Political Economy (IPPE) series explores the latest developments in political economy. This eighth volume focuses on the financial crisis currently gripping the eurozone, examining the root causes and outcomes and the uncertain future of the euro. The volume provides an overview of the crisis and its possib..."

By Philip Arestis and Malcolm Sawyer

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The Global Minotaur

America, The True Origins of the Financial Crisis and the Future of the World Economy

In this remarkable and provocative book, Yanis Varoufakis explodes the myth that financialization, ineffectual regulation of banks, greed, and globalization...

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Basic Income Guarantee

Your Right to Economic Security

A Basic Income Guarantee (BIG) is the unconditional government-ensured guarantee that all citizens will have enough income to meet their basic needs without a...

Allan Sheahen

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Pluto Press

Ireland's Economic History

Crisis and Uneven Development in the North and South

With clarity and depth, Gerard McCann explores the complex developments that have shaped Ireland’s economic development, north and south, and led to recurring...

Gerard McCann

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The Confiscation of American Prosperity

From Right-Wing Extremism and Economic Ideology to the Next Great Depression

This book argues that the right-wing revolution in the United States has created deepening inequality and will lead to economic catastrophe. The author makes...

Michael Perelman

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Confronting Managerialism

How the Business Elite and Their Schools Threw Our Lives Out of Balance

Confronting Managerialism offers a scathing critique of the crippling influence of neoclassical economics and modern finance on business school teaching and...

By Robert R. Locke and J. C. Spender

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The Legacy of the Crash

How the Financial Crisis Changed America and Britain

When the global financial system crashed, governments in America and Britain perfomed the greatest bailout in history. The legacy is record government debt,...

"...When the global financial system crashed, governments in America and Britain perfomed the greatest bailout in history. The legacy is record government debt,.... When the global financial system crashed, governments in America and Britain perfomed the greatest bailout in history. The legacy is record government debt, low growth and a new era of austerity. A stellar cast of contributors, including Tim Bale, Wyn Grant and Graham Wilson provide a sophisticated account of how the administrations are..."

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Towards a Second Republic

Irish Politics and the Celtic Tiger

During the 1990s and 2000s, the Irish "Celtic Tiger" model of development was hailed as a model for other European countries, but the global economic crisis...

By Peadar Kirby and Mary Murphy

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The financial crisis of 2007-9 prompted many to ask how financial systems from America and Iceland to Russia and Hungary could have been so misgoverned that...

Randall D. Germain

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